Eddie Hughes

MP, Walsall North

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Walsall North Conservative

Eddie Hughes’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

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  • Universal Credit Roll-Out 18 Oct 2017

    In 2016-17, the United Kingdom spent approximately £218 billion on welfare. I fully appreciate that a significant amount of that will have been spent on benefits that are not covered by this policy, but a not insignificant amount will have been. That is why Governments seek reform in this area, and it is probably why, in 2003-04, the Labour party sought to reform welfare by introducing...

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Conservative MP for Walsall North

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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  • Has spoken in 14 debates since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs. See all Eddie Hughes’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 95.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 9 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
25 June 2017, received final payment of £4,125 as Assistant Chief Executive of YMCA Birmingham, Harry Watton House, 97 Church Lane, Aston B6 5UG. Hours: 6 hrs since my election. (Registered 04 July 2017)
28 June 2017, received £883 (gross) as a Councillor, Walsall Council, Darwall Street, Walsall WS1 1TN. Hours: 15 hrs since my election (5 hrs per week). The net amount of this payment will be donated to charity. (Registered 04 July 2017)
Chair of the Board of Walsall Housing Group, 100 Hatherton Street, Walsall WS1 1AB. From 9 June 2017 until November 2018, I will receive £13,600 per annum. Hours: 20 hrs a month. (Registered 04 July 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Colin Campbell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 100 Dudley Road East, Oldbury B69 3DY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Countrywide Developments Ltd
Address of donor: Gallagher Way, Gallagher Business Park, Heathcote, Warwick CV34 6AF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 02865543

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £1,079

Destination of visit: Sicily

Dates of visit: 29 August – 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To meet NGOs involved in migrant rescue in the Mediterranean, visit migrant camps and understand the ongoing Mediterranean migrant crisis.

(Registered 12 September 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Tamworth, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 04 July 2017)

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